"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.